Friday

Week 17 12/22 - 12/23

Chemistry

Monday: Quiz, Notebook Check
Tuesday: Work Day
Wednesday: No School
Thursday: No School
Friday: No School


Earth Science

Monday: Virtual Field Trip, Layers of the Earth Project Due
Tuesday: Work Day
Wednesday: No School
Thursday: No School
Friday: No School

Week 16 12/15 - 12/19

Homework Help Night - Thursday Dec. 16th - Students are supervised until 4:30 and can ride the activity bus home  

Chemistry 

Monday: Isotope Review
Tuesday: Nuclear Decay Notes
Wednesday: Alpha Decay
Thursday: Beta & Gamma Decay, Alpha Decay practice due
Friday: Half Life Lab, Beta & Gamma practice due


Earth Science

Monday: Heat Transfer Notes
Tuesday:  Convection Lab
Wednesday: Plate Tectonics Notes
Thursday:  Plate Tectonics
Friday:  Plate Tectonics

Layers of the Earth Project due Monday!

Week 15 12/8 - 12/12

Chemistry

Monday:  Energy Notes (exo/endothermic)
Tuesday: Hot/Cold Packs Lab
Wednesday: Electrolysis of Water Lab
Thursday: Review
Friday: Unit Test, Notebook Check


Earth Science

Monday: Plate Tectonics Unit (vocab)
Tuesday: Egg Mystery - Earth Layers
Wednesday: Mystery Canisters - Earth Layers
Thursday: Layers of the Earth Notes
Friday: Heat Transfer Notes, Notebook Check

Wednesday

Week 14 12/2 - 12/5

Homework Help Night - Thursday Dec. 4th - Students are supervised until 4:30 and can ride the activity bus home 

Chemistry

Monday: No School
Tuesday: Conservation of Mass Notes, Balancing Equations Practice
Wednesday: Antoine Lavoisier Notes
Thursday: Quiz, Notebook Check
Friday: Chemical Reactions Lab


Earth Science

Monday: No School
Tuesday: Rock Cycle Project
Wednesday: Rock Cycle Project
Thursday: Present Rock Cycle Project
Friday: Rock Cycle Lab

Friday

Week 13 11/24 - 11/26

Homework Help Night - Tuesday Nov. 25 - Students are supervised until 4:30 and can ride the activity bus home

Chemistry

Monday: Unit 4 Vocab
Tuesday: Balancing Equations Online Activity
Wednesday: Balancing Equations Notes, Vocab Due
Thursday: No School
Friday: No School


Earth Science

Monday: Rock Review
Tuesday: Rock ID Test
Wednesday: Rock Cycle Notes
Thursday: No School
Friday: No School

Week 12 11/17 - 11/21

Chemistry

Monday: M&M Covalent Bonding
Tuesday: Lewis Structures
Wednesday: Lewis Structures/Start Review
Thursday: Review, Lewis Structures Due
Friday: Unit Test, Review Due

Earth Science

Monday: Igneous Rocks
Tuesday: Sedimentary Rocks, Igneous Rocks Review Due
Wednesday: Sedimentary Rocks
Thursday: ACT Explore Test (no class)
Friday: Metamorphic Rocks, Sedimentary Rocks Review Due

Rock ID Test Tuesday! 

Week 11 11/10 - 11/14

Chemistry

Monday - M&M Ionic Bonding
Tuesday - Cut-out Ionic Bonding
Wednesday - Quiz - Ionic Bonding, Naming, Writing Formulas
Thursday - Ionic Bonding Review & Quiz corrections
Friday - Covalent Bonding Notes, Notebook Quiz


Earth Science

Monday - Mineral ID Quiz
Tuesday - Minerals of the World
Wednesday - Rocks vs Minerals, Minerals of the World Due
Thursday - Classifying Rocks
Friday - Igneous Rocks

Monday

Week 10 11/4 - 11/7

Chemistry

Monday:  No School
Tuesday:  Ionic Bonding, Ion OUT due
Wednesday: Ionic Bonds Notes - video
Thursday: Naming Compounds, Vocab Due
Friday: Writing Formulas - video for absent students

Earth Science

Monday:  No School
Tuesday: Mineral Properties
Wednesday: Mineral ID Lab, Mineral Properties Worksheet Due
Thursday: Mineral ID Lab
Friday: Mineral ID Lab

Friday

Week 9 10/27 - 10/31

Chemistry

Monday: Alien Periodic Table
Tuesday: Review
Wednesday: Test
Thursday: Intro to Unit 3 (Chemical Bonding)
Friday:  Ionic Bonding


Earth Science

Monday: Review
Tuesday: Matter Test
Wednesday:  Intro to Rocks & Minerals Unit
Thursday: Rocks & Minerals Activity - Uses, Fireworks, Mineral Galery
Friday: Rocks & Minerals Notes

Wednesday

Week 8 10/20 - 10/24

Chemistry

Monday: Periodic Table Basics
Tuesday:  Representative Groups
Wednesday: Vocab Activity
Thursday: Research
Friday:  Research



Earth Science

Monday: Properties of Metals
Tuesday: Metals
Wednesday:  Acids & Bases
Thursday:  Acids & Bases- pH factor, Alien Juice Bar, Acids & Bases
Friday:  Acids & Bases Lab

Friday

Week 7 10/13 - 10/15

Chemistry

Monday:  Organizing the Elements
Tuesday:  Modern Periodic Table
Wednesday:  Hunting the Elements, Vocab Due
Thursday:  No School
Friday: No School


Earth Science

Monday: Review
Tuesday: Test
Wednesday: Work Day
Thursday:  No School
Friday:  No School

Week 6 10/6 -10/10

Chemistry

Monday:  Isotopes of Pennium
Tuesday:  Review, SL Conferences
Wednesday:  Unit 1 Test
Thursday:  Periodic Table Unit Intro, SL Conferences
Friday:  Hunting the Elements, Notebook Check


Earth Science

Monday:  Nuts & Bolts of Matter
Tuesday:  States of Matter, SL Conferences
Wednesday:  Physical & Chemical Changes
Thursday:  Physical & Chemical Changes , SL Conferences
Friday:  Physical & Chemical Changes Lab, Notebook Check
 

Week 5 9/29- 10/3

Chemistry

Monday: Modeling the location of and Electron, Cartoon Due, Homework Help Night
Tuesday: Atomic Structure, Late Work Deadline
Wednesday: Bohr Diagrams
Thursday: Relative mass lab
Friday: Isotopes, Lab Conclusion Due, Notebook Check




Earth Science

Monday: Substance, Element, Compound, Mixture notes, Homework Help Night
Tuesday: Adopt an Element, Late Work Deadline
Wednesday:  Adopt an Element Research
Thursday:  Adopt an Element Workday
Friday:  Element walk-through, Atoms

Thursday

Week 4 9/22-9/26

Chemistry

Monday: Finish Rolling with Rutherford Lab, Bohr Notes
Tuesday: Quiz, Lab Burner Safety
Wednesday:  Flame Test Lab
Thursday: Chadwick Notes
Friday:  Electron Cloud Model Notes


Earth Science

Monday: Density Notes, Gummy Bear Lab Conclusion Due
Tuesday: Review and Quiz
Wednesday: Matter vs Non Matter
Thursday:  Physical vs Chemical Properties
Friday: Intro to Periodic Table

Friday

Week 3 9/15-9/19

Chemistry

Monday: Dalton Notes
Tuesday: Law of Definite Composition
Wednesday: Thompson Notes
Thursday: Rutherford Notes
Friday: Rolling with Rutherford Lab, Notebook Check

Earth Science

Monday: Reading Strategies, Experiment Designer Due
Tuesday: Metric Mania!
Wednesday: Scientific Measurement
Thursday: Finish Measuring Stations, Start Gummy Lab
Friday: Gummy Bear Lab. Metric Practice Due, Notebook Check



Week 2 9/8-9/12

Chemistry

Monday: Finish Pendulum lab
Tuesday: Graphing Practice, Pendulum Lab Conclusion Due
Wednesday: Graphing Practice
Thursday: General Science Vocabulary, Atom Basics Notes, Graph Due
Friday: Atomic Theory Intro - Getting Atom Article

Vocab Due Tuesday


Earth Science

Monday: Scientific Method Notes
Tuesday: Writing a Hypothesis
Wednesday: Paper Airplane Lab
Thursday: Experiment Designer
Friday: Workday, Vocab Due

Experiment Designer Due Monday

Wednesday

Welcome Back! Week 1 9/2-9/5


Chemistry

Tues: Classroom Procedures, Notebook Setup
Wed: Lab Safety
Thurs: Scientific Method Notes
Fri: Pendulum Lab,  Safety Contract Due

Earth Science

Tues:  Classroom Procedures, Notebook Setup
Wed:  Lab Safety
Thurs: Student vs Teacher Jobs
Fri:  What is Earth Science?  Safety Contract Due

Friday

Summer School Physical Science Shedule

June 18th - Start of Summer School

June 25th - Unit 1 due

July 2nd - Unit 2 due

July 11th - Unit 3 due

July 18th - Unit 4 due

July 25th - Unit 5 due, last day of Summer School